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Saturday, September 24, 2022


River & Sky reaches pre-pandemic crowd numbers

The River & Sky Music and Camping Festival 2022 may well have hosted the most diverse line-up of artists, as well as the most...

Health providers bracing for Fall wave of COVID-19

While many hoped they were finally done with COVID-19, it seems like COVID-19 isn’t done with us quite yet. With a new strain, Omicron...

Sandhill cranes raid farmer’s crop

It’s not unusual for local birdwatchers to drive along country roads in spring to observe the migrating flocks of sandhill cranes taking up temporary...

Consultation raises many issues around housing in WN

A pair of online workshops were held on July 26th and 27th as part of plans to address both local housing supply, and the...

Minnehaha Bay lease to be renewed at taxpayers’ expense

With the lease for the Minnehaha Bay restaurant facility set to expire in a couple of months, the town will be renewing at a...

Arena renamed in honour of Marcel and Jane Labbé

Jane Labbé was surrounded by family and friends on Saturday, July 30th, when the Sturgeon Falls Arena was officially renamed in honour of herself...

Oraclepoll shows dismal approval rating for current municipal council and mayor

A privately-funded municipal poll was conducted in July of 2022 to gauge approval ratings of current mayor and council leading up to this year’s...

Nine families left homeless after fire guts SF apartment complex

Many people will be left without a home after an early morning fire at an apartment building in Sturgeon Falls on July 19th. The...

River Valley property explodes, owner suspects foul play

At roughly 2 a.m.  Saturday morning, July 16, the small village of River Valley was rocked by an explosion which utterly destroyed the storage...

Hwy 539 considered “Hell on wheels”

The 36 kilometres between River Valley and Warren are being characterized by local residents as “hell-on-wheels.” Drivers are decrying the patching on top of...
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